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economic writer steve moore also joins the panel. steve, this is really an interesting story that i don't think gets of attention. the reforms taking place across the country in a>> lot of states. who are the stars you are looking at? >> i entirely agree with your premise, paul. if you talk about the demise of the republicans on the national level, we are not really seeing that on the state level. 30 republican governors today in america. the republicans actually picked up a governorship in north carolina. so the south now is almost entirely republican whereas justen 25 years ago it was pretty entirely democratic. it is not just the south. states like utah and idaho and others. >> what are they doing with that power? that's the interesting thing. >> so they have the power, and they are using it. you have states like kansas and florida that have been cutting taxes aggressively to promote jobs. you have a lot of the states in the mountain states that are republican and are aggressively promoting pro energyer drilling policies to get at the pir natural resources. and the big story you ment
in the death of stevie branch, chris biers and michael moore. >> the verdict that sent damien echols to death row. they were released last year i'm back with damien, his wife and the director amy berg. the documentary, you can't watch that without shaking your head really about the life that happened for you for nearly two decades. it's a completely wasted life until the stage of where you are now. really shocking. the other shocking thing, of course, you could have been executed by now. >> right. >> 53 people have been executed since you were released. 11 in 2011, 42 this year. when you hear that, given your knowledge and experience of death row, given what we now know about what we now know about dna with and the way it's been exonerating many people on death row, what do you think of it? >> it's absolutely nightmarish. you know, there's a lot of cases out there that don't have dna that the people could very well be innocent and even if they're not, you know wbt media sort of portrays this image to society that death row is full of, you know, criminal genius han bell hannibal lekter type a
of the processors and storage. by the way in storage there's something called moore's law in processing, storage the greater change is double every nine months than 18 months. twice the rate. so but the point is in the technology world you have to think about the companys producing innovation not producing products and services in order to stay ahead of the curve. >> jonathan, you want to pick up on this? >> i'm sorry. i'm a philosopher. i don't know how to innovate. and what strikes me about innovation, of course, is that -- this is something the president gave us a good example a few minutes ago, retroviruses and basic medical science turned into very important, as part of the treatment, and understanding of hiv-aids. years later. if you think of the internet it was packet switching, then turned into the internet and finally the web. there's a myth about americans that we only care about application n fact we are the most effective basic science producers in history. now, the founders, to use an overused cliche, had innovation in their d.n.a. the articles of confederation required standards of
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